Hold Harmless & Indemnification Agreements

Hold Harmless or Indemnification Agreements are used to hold the University free from the responsibility for any liability or damage that might stem from a situation involving LSU students, employees, or non-LSU affiliates.

Below are the most common Agreements issued by the LSU Risk Management with a brief description. If you need assistance in obtaining a Hold Harmless Agreement, please contact our office at (225) 578-3283.

Hold Harmless/Indemnification Agreement

Indemnification-Passenger

Used in the event one or more of the following parties listed below travels on a Louisiana State University approved trip:

  • Non-LSU affiliate (must be preapproved)
  • LSU employee outside the scale and scope of duties
  • LSU student when it is not required by curriculum (including graduate, undergraduate, and intern students)

Indemnification-Participant

Used in the event one or more of the following parties listed below participates in a Louisiana State University approved event:

  • Non-LSU affiliate (must be preapproved)
  • LSU employee outside the scale and scope of duties
  • LSU student when it is not required by curriculum (including graduate, undergraduate, and intern students)